Ford GPW 218392 restauration

If you have an unrestored WWII jeep, we would like to see pictures, and hear your comments. NO EBAY or COMMERCIAL SALES.

Re: Ford GPW 218392 restauration

Postby marco.verhaag » Mon Mar 13, 2017 2:25 pm

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Ford with rubber grease retainer versus Willys Mb with bronze bushing

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Re: Ford GPW 218392 restauration

Postby marco.verhaag » Sun Mar 26, 2017 12:54 pm

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Re: Ford GPW 218392 restauration

Postby marco.verhaag » Tue Mar 28, 2017 10:10 am

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Re: Ford GPW 218392 restauration

Postby Boyso » Tue Mar 28, 2017 10:31 am

Hi Marco, how did you pull the bronze retainer/bushing holding the oil seal at the end of the axle? Couldn't mine off this weekend.
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Re: Ford GPW 218392 restauration

Postby marco.verhaag » Tue Mar 28, 2017 10:38 am

Inside or outside? Gpw does not have bronze bushings on the outside. If you mean the cups on the inside I left them. On the outside i had rubber retainers which i Pulled out with the back side of a hammer


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Re: Ford GPW 218392 restauration

Postby Boyso » Tue Mar 28, 2017 10:43 am

Mine is like this :

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Re: Ford GPW 218392 restauration

Postby marco.verhaag » Tue Mar 28, 2017 1:36 pm

Thats a willys mb axle. You can remove it wit a long iron rod from the other side and hit iT with a hammer?
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Re: Ford GPW 218392 restauration

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Re: Ford GPW 218392 restauration

Postby marco.verhaag » Mon Apr 10, 2017 12:35 pm

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Re: Ford GPW 218392 restauration

Postby marco.verhaag » Sat Apr 15, 2017 10:51 pm

Imagethis is my little palace where the magic happens!


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Re: Ford GPW 218392 restauration

Postby marco.verhaag » Mon Apr 17, 2017 9:26 am

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Time to move to a bigger greater, much greater place. I wil make it much bigger and greater and let my wife pay for it!

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Re: Ford GPW 218392 restauration

Postby Fortyeight2A » Wed Apr 19, 2017 6:41 pm

Wow, nice new place! With a lift and everything! I'm OD with envy!! :mrgreen:
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Re: Ford GPW 218392 restauration

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Re: Ford GPW 218392 restauration

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marco.verhaag wrote:Imagethis is my little palace where the magic happens!


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